November, 2022

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Health Canada Wants to End Medical Cannabis 

Cannabis Life Network

Let Health Canada know what you think by taking the survey here. Health Canada wants to end medical cannabis in Canada. They’ve opened up a survey for Canadians to input their opinions. But as is usually the case with these things, the decisions have already been made.

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Poll: Nearly Three in Four Likely Voters Support “Ending the Federal Ban” on Marijuana, Other Federal Reforms

NORML

“Voters are consistent in their support for these common-sense federal reforms. Majorities of Democrats, Independents, and Republicans back these changes and federal lawmakers should work in a bipartisan manner to achieve them.”.

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Cannabis, Menopause, and the Endocannabinoid System

Project CBD

Women are using CBD and cannabis to treat the difficult symptoms of menopause

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CBG! A Compound With Intriguing Medical Potential

Project CBD

Cannabigerol ( CBG ) is a cannabis compound with intriguing medical potential

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Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

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Why Go to a Cannabis Science Conference?

Project CBD

Highlights from the 2022 International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines meeting in Basel, Switzerland

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Krispy Kreme is paying to keep weed illegal

Leafly

Big Donut is joining the NFL, Big Pharma, and the Methodist Church to defeat legalization in Congress. See who else is propping up prohibition. The post Krispy Kreme is paying to keep weed illegal appeared first on Leafly. Politics Congress federal prohibition Krispy Kreme legalization lobbying nfl

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Missouri Becomes 21st State to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use

NORML

"This means that the great majority of the 20,000 people who have been arrested year after year in Missouri will no longer be subject to criminal prosecution for victimless marijuana law violations.". The post Missouri Becomes 21st State to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use appeared first on NORML.

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Cannabis Legalization in Ireland?

Cannabis Life Network

Ireland is the latest European country to take a step closer to cannabis legalization. Introduced by a People Before Profit Party member, the bill would legalize cannabis possession for adults over 18. However, the bill doesn’t include cannabis sales or cultivation.

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What happens when you mix melatonin and cannabis?

The Cannigma

If you’ve been poking around the internet or your local dispensary recently, you’ve likely come across edibles that include both cannabis and melatonin. As both of these substances are commonly used to help people sleep, it’s perhaps not surprising to see them combined.

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CBD for Frontline Healthcare Workers

Project CBD

CBD shows promise as an anti-anxiety treatment for frontline health care workers

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Historic Cannabis Reform Bill Passes Congress! Urge President Biden to Sign

Americans for Safe Access

O n November 16, 2022, the Senate approved the Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Act , which previously passed the house in July 2022. This bill is the first ever standalone cannabis reform bill that has passed Congress. The bill is now headed to President Biden’s desk for signature.

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Legal cannabis is America’s 6th biggest cash crop

Leafly

The US grew 554 more metric tons of adult-use cannabis in the past year than in 2021. Still, the crop’s value fell by $1 billion. The post Legal cannabis is America’s 6th biggest cash crop appeared first on Leafly.

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Maryland Becomes 20th State to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use

NORML

Maryland is the 20th state to legalize marijuana for adult use, and it is the second to do so via the passage of a popular referendum. The post Maryland Becomes 20th State to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use appeared first on NORML. Election featured legalization Maryland

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3 Signs of Cannabis Stigma in Canada

Cannabis Life Network

It isn’t challenging to find three signs of cannabis stigma in Canada. Canada never legalized cannabis because the war on drugs is immoral or because people have the right to consume a nontoxic plant. Canadian cannabis legalization was and is still about “public health and safety.”

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Can cannabis reduce acid reflux?

The Cannigma

Can cannabis reduce acid reflux and heartburn? The short answer is maybe – but there isn’t enough research or evidence to know for sure. What are acid reflux and heartburn? Firstly, let’s clarify some terms.

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Which States Have Marijuana and Psychedelics on the Midterm Ballot This Year?

Veriheal

November is among us, and aside from the turkey gobbling, giving thanks, and Veterans Day celebrations, the eagerly anticipated elections are looming. Election Day, which kicks off Nov. 8, will see voters render a verdict on a broad scope of drug policy reform issues via their midterm ballots.

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Why I Started the ASA Challenge: Bringing Funds and Awareness to the Urgent Need for Medical Cannabis Access

Americans for Safe Access

I became passionate about medical cannabis when I saw remarkable results using cannabis in treating my son Zach’s severe refractory epilepsy.

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What are some of the strongest types of psychedelic mushrooms?

Leafly

Looking for some strong magic mushroom? Learn about potent types of psychedelic mushrooms for the best trip. The post What are some of the strongest types of psychedelic mushrooms? appeared first on Leafly. Lifestyle mushrooms psilocybin

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NORML Deputy Director Testifies on Marijuana Legalization Before House Subcommittee

NORML

The House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties held a hearing entitled “Developments in State Cannabis Laws and Bipartisan Cannabis Reforms at the Federal Level.”.

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Canada’s Cannabis Credit Union

Cannabis Life Network

When you’ve got a cannabis credit union in your corner, nothing seems impossible. Despite Canadian cannabis legalization, banking for cannabis producers and operators is still a struggle. That’s where Community Savings Credit Union has stepped up.

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Every Maryland Dispensary That MMJ Patients Need To Know

MMJ Recs

Medical marijuana was legalized in Maryland in 2014, but the MD MMJ program was slow to get off the ground. It took until late 2017 for the first Maryland dispensary to open for business.

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Biden Claims to Be Working on Cannabis Campaign, but Progress Has Yet to Be Made

Veriheal

The pressure is mounting for Joe Biden and his fellow Democrats to release cannabis prisoners before the midterm elections. During a recent conversation with young voters, he said he kept his promise. Will he stay true to his word, or is it a ploy to keep voters on his side?

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6 Rhode Island communities vote to ban cannabis sales while 25 approve it

Cannabis Law Report

10 WJAR has the details Numerous cities and towns voted to approve or ban the sale of recreational cannabis on Tuesday’s ballot. Dan McKee signed legislation in May to legalize recreational marijuana in Rhode Island.

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Rhode Island’s weed stores open Dec. 1. Here’s how to find them

Leafly

Five adult-use cannabis stores are scheduled to open on Thursday morning. Come join the celebration! The post Rhode Island’s weed stores open Dec. Here’s how to find them appeared first on Leafly.

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Rhode Island: Adult-Use Marijuana Sales to Begin Next Week

NORML

"We are proud to launch adult use sales in Rhode Island just six months after the Cannabis Act was signed into law, marking the Northeast’s fastest implementation period,” said Matt Santacroce, interim deputy director of the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation.

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Does CBD Modulate THC? No, Says Study

Cannabis Life Network

Does CBD modulate the effects of THC? No, says a new study. For years, both experience and research have indicated that CBD has a mitigating effect when consumed with THC. For example, budtenders suggest a THC-strain balanced with CBD for new consumers to avoid overwhelming them.

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THC Dosage Guide: Tinctures, Edibles, Flower, & Vapes

Healer

THC Dosage Chart by Delivery. How much THC should I take? Whether a person is using cannabis for medical, wellness or recreational purposes, taking the right dose of THC is the most important factor in achieving the desired result.

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This first-in-class cannabis sleep study uses wearables to collect data

The Cannigma

What if you could get paid to consume cannabis and fall asleep? It sounds too good to be true, but that’s exactly what a new study from People Science is doing. And you can participate from the comfort of your home (or bed!). Join this cannabis sleep study from home.

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Study Finds Cannabis Can Improve Tourette Syndrome Tics

Veriheal

Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder that is characterized by involuntary motor and vocal tics. While there is no cure for TS, a study found that cannabis was able to improve severe vocal-blocking tics.

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Colorado just voted to legalize and decriminalize psychedelics. Here’s what happens next

Leafly

The measure decriminalizes psychedelic possession almost immediately. Psilocybin treatment centers will likely open in 2025. The post Colorado just voted to legalize and decriminalize psychedelics. Here’s what happens next appeared first on Leafly.